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Heat Advisory issued July 30 at 8:34AM PDT until July 30 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS

...HOT CONDITIONS EXPECTED AGAIN TODAY... ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPOKANE HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT THIS EVENING. * TEMPERATURES...HIGHS 99 TO 105. * TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL BE WARMEST BETWEEN 1 PM AND 8 PM.

This Afternoon

Hi100° Hot

Tonight

Lo71° Mostly Clear

Thursday

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Thursday Night

Lo71° Mostly Clear

Friday

Hi98° Hot

Friday Night

Lo71° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi97° Hot

Saturday Night

Lo71° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi98° Hot

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Pakistan forces repel another airport attack

KARACHI, Pakistan — Gunmen in Pakistan attacked a training facility for airport police near the Karachi airport today, forcing a temporary suspension of flights and triggering a brief shootout with security forces just days after a Taliban assault on the country’s busiest airfield.
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World honors D-Day’s fallen, 70 years on

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France — Gone are the screaming shells, seasick soldiers and bloodied waters of 1944. Today, a sun-splattered Normandy celebrated peace, with silent salutes, tears and international friendship marking 70 years since the D-Day invasion helped change the course of World War II and modern history.

Man suspected of killing Canadian Mounties caught

MONCTON, New Brunswick — The suspect in the killing of three Royal Canadian Mounted Police was arrested unarmed early today, ending a massive manhunt that paralyzed much of an eastern Canadian city. “I’m done,” a witness said he told police.

Pakistan pulls top news station off air amid spat

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s media regulators pulled the nation’s leading news channel off the air today, the latest development in a spat between the broadcaster and the military’s powerful spy agency that has focused attention on media freedoms in the country.

Obama: No apology for prisoner exchange

President Barack Obama said Thursday he “absolutely makes no apologies” for seeking the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl in a prisoner swap with the Taliban, vigorously defending an exchange that has caused a furor in the United States and has dogged the president on his European trip this week.

Japan hopes North Korea solves abduction mystery

TOKYO — Japan and North Korea appear to be on the verge of a breakthrough on a bizarre legacy of the Cold War, a secret, government-ordered program that led to the abduction of more than a dozen and possibly several hundred Japanese citizens in the 1970s and 80s by North Korean infiltrators and spies.

Israel advances 1,500 settlement housing units

JERUSALEM — Israel’s housing ministry said Thursday it was advancing plans for nearly 1,500 new settlement housing units in the West Bank and east Jerusalem in response to the formation of a Palestinian unity government backed by the Islamic militant group Hamas.

Taliban video shows handover of U.S. soldier

KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban released a video today showing Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being handed over to U.S. forces and bundled into a helicopter in eastern Afghanistan, touting the swap of the abducted American soldier for five Taliban detainees from Guantanamo as a significant achievement for the insurgents.

Obama meets with new Ukraine leader

WARSAW, Poland — Sitting down with Ukraine’s new leader, President Barack Obama said Ukraine can become a vibrant, thriving democracy if the world community stands behind it. He pledged the United States would provide new support as Ukraine’s fragile government seeks a path out of crisis.

Security tight on eve of Tiananmen anniversary

BEIJING — Beijing put additional police on the streets and detained government critics Tuesday as part of a security crackdown on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the crushing of pro-democracy protests centered on the capital’s Tiananmen Square.
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Two police officers fired for not acting in India rape case

LUCKNOW, India — Facing relentless media attention and growing criticism for a series of rapes, state officials in north India fired two police officers today for failing to investigate the disappearance of two teenage cousins, who were gang-raped and later found hanging from a tree.

Pakistan arrests 4 suspects in woman’s stoning

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani police say they have arrested four more people in connection with the killing of a woman who was beaten and stoned to death by her family for marrying without their permission.

China detains another activist before anniversary

BEIJING — Chinese authorities detained another activist amid increasingly intense efforts to suppress commemorations of next week’s 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy protests, his lawyers said today.

Ukraine military helicopter down; at least 12 dead

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine — Rebels in eastern Ukraine shot down a government military helicopter today amid heavy fighting around Slovyansk, killing at least 12 soldiers including a general, officials said.

El-Sissi wins presidential election by landslide

CAIRO — With nearly all ballots counted, Egypt’s former military chief has won a crushing victory over his sole opponent in the country’s presidential election, his campaign said today. But the results were stained by questions about turnout despite a robust government effort to get out the vote.

Missing Malaysia jet not in search area, officials say

BEIJING — The case of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 became ever more mysterious today as Australia claimed that the missing airliner is not in the more than 300-square-mile patch of ocean where authorities have been searching since early April.

China detains journalist ahead of anniversary

BEIJING, China — Beijing police have detained a Chinese news assistant for a Japanese newspaper in the latest in a string of detentions ahead of the 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square.

Syrian voters scuffle with Lebanese troops

YARZE, Lebanon — Hundreds of Syrians desperate to vote for President Bashar Assad tried to rush their embassy near Beirut on Wednesday, scuffling with Lebanese troops using batons and sticks to beat them back as voting abroad started ahead of Syria’s June 3 national election.

Ukraine: Hundreds of militants pour in from Russia

DONETSK, Ukraine — The Ukrainian army said Tuesday that it had evicted armed separatists from the international airport in Donetsk after a 24-hour gun battle, but the government in Kiev warned of a new threat as truckloads of armed Russian volunteers reportedly crossed the border.